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Mohammed Amin Adams

Ghana promotes cheaper energy to spur mining investments – Amin Adams

The Government of Ghana seeks to use a more cost-effective and reliable energy supply as an incentive to attract more investments into the mining...
United Nations Economic Commission For Africa Eca

ECA, Angola agree on areas to spur Angola’s sustainable development

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) said on Monday that a major cooperation agreement was made with the Angolan government on Angola's...
Education

Kenya launches national curriculum policy to spur quality education

Kenya on Wednesday launched a national curriculum policy to provide equitable and inclusive quality education for all by 2030, a senior government official said. ...
african-trade

Kenya calls for mutually accepted standards to spur intra-Africa trade

Kenya on Wednesday called on African countries to embrace mutual recognition agreements for product standards to help spur intra-Africa trade. Betty Maina,...
Free Trade Zone

Forthcoming African free trade pact to inspire economic integration

As the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) currently stands ready for entry into effect, experts and analysts have emphasized the pact as a...
IFC

Kenyan county partners with IFC to spur development agenda

The World Bank's private sector arm on Monday signed two advisory services agreements with Laikipia County government aimed at assessing the viability of private...
SMEs

FAPA gives approval to three projects to boost Africa’s SME development

Donors to the Fund for African Private Sector Assistance (FAPA) – consisting of the African Development Bank, the Government of Japan and the Government...
tourism

South African, Chinese banks launch project to spur tourism growth

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) and South African Standard Bank on Wednesday launched "I Go South Africa" program in partnership with South...
shs

Free education will prepare students for global opportunities

Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, a Deputy Minister of Information, has admonished parents to take advantage of the Government's Free Senior High School (SHS) to...
Insurance

Zimbabwe’s poor roads spur insurance broker to issue pothole cover

The country's pothole riddled roads have spurred the business acumen of at least one insurance broker who has launched an insurance product to deal...
Belt and Road initiative

An intensive efforts is required to spur on win-win ground under Belt and Road...

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev, during their talks in Astana on Thursday, agreed that they will accelerate synergy between...
video

Africa’s trading bloc seeks to spur intra-regional seed trade

Africa's largest trading bloc said on Friday that it has developed seed labels and certificates to be utilized by seed companies for large consignment...
AfDB

AfDB calls for more funding to spur Africa’s development

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called for increased funding to help accelerate development in Africa. AfDB president Akinwumi Adesina said the...
Wpid Money Growth

China’s economic reforms to spur global growth – Mexican expert

Reforms put in motion by China are aimed to spur both domestic and global economic growth, according to a leading Mexican political observer. ...

Top Soya award to spur Kenyan star Cheruiyot in marathon career

Olympic women's 5,000m champion Vivian Cheruiyot is confident of making a strong showing in the marathon starting in London this April after being...
Wpid Money Growth

NDC 2016 Manifesto Will Give Rise to Economic Growth

He told the Ghana News Agency in an interview at the sidelines of the launching of the Party’s Manifesto on Saturday in Sunyani that...

Former Nigerian leader launches prize to spur Africa’s agriculture innovation

The Africa Food Prize is the pre-eminent award recognizing an outstanding individual or institution that is leading the effort to change the reality of...
UNICEF

Voltarians Urged To Observe Good Nutrition

The child right body said the impact of good diet and cleanliness was so profound on lives that it ought to be observed often...

Rwanda considers opening a data center in attempt to create jobs

Rwanda is set to introduce open data strategy to stimulate job opportunities for the young people. Open data is information made available by governments, businesses...
Kenyan

Kenya to harmonize labor laws to spur regional integration

Kenya will harmonize its labor laws to allow East Africans get work permits with ease to help spur regional integration, a government official said...
Kenyan

Kenya looks at avenues to branch into industrialization

The Kenyan government said on Wednesday it has developed a raft of measures aimed at driving industrialization as well as tackling youth unemployment. Industrialization and...
ARB Apex Bank

Bank promotes ICT development

The ARP Apex Bank has invested GHC9.7 million over the past one-and-half years to improve Information and Communication Technology (ICT) infrastructure. The move, according to...
yuan

China Leaders To Spur Broader Use Of Yuan

Leaders of China and South Korea agreed on Thursday on a series of steps aimed at spurring offshore use of the yuan and investment...